Books tagged: railroads

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Elsewhere in the Middle of Eternity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,890. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016 by Firebringer Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fourteen tales of speculative fiction, including themes of mythology, dystopia, horror and the paranormal.
Brother of the Wander Path
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,740. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Inspirational
Lefty is a vagabond that roams the nation during the early parts of the 20th century. One day, he discovers a box. With the help of some children friends, who brought him tools to his camp, he managed to open it. To everyone’s disappointment, the box only contains some pocket change & papers. That strong box will profoundly change his life & other people’s too. He just didn’t know it yet.
Early Railroads of New York's Capital District
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
“Early Railroads of New York’s Capital District” is a thorough history of the Capital Region’s early railroad history from 1826 to the turn of the century, featuring the first three railroads in the state. It details such famous railroads as the Mohawk and Hudson, Rensselaer and Saratoga, Delaware and Hudson, and New York Central, as well as the first horse car and trolley lines.
The Bulge
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Two agents - one who is quite high and won't stop joking - discuss the CATS Gold Line streetcar alignment through inner east Charlotte. Another psecret psociety pshort pstory. Approx. 1200 words. A quick fun read that won't railroad you into a collision.
Incident At Jonesborough
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 52,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » North America
A story of military strategy involving two of the Civil War’s most brilliant generals just before the surrender and destruction of Atlanta. It is a story of conflict between two cousins whose relationship is strained by a secret mission behind enemy lines. A story of treachery, treason and treasure involving a secret group that is determined to create a New Confederacy.
The Great American Adventures of Modern Big City Railroading
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
"Told from a humorous point of view The Great American Adventures of Modern Big City Railroading is a very poignant piece that urges the reader to take a step back from their everyday lives and appreciate the big city life that is available to them." - Red City Review
Murder In Pittsburgh The Death of an Artist's Model
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Grace Roberts was a 25-year-old manicurist and artist's model for hosiery ads across the United States. In her violent death the reader is transported into the life of affluent Philadelphia nearly a century ago. One of her most prominent suitors was the heir to a Pittsburgh coal fortune, a man who was educated at Yale. He and Mary's romance was broken off in 1907 because of social constraints.
Inexpensive Subs: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
A cubic design to make submarines cheaper to build. Some thoughts on construction, safety and uses proposed. This is basically a cargo submarine but with aircraft carrier potential.
Forward Into the Past: U.S. Industrial Revolution; Entertainment Industry
Price: Free! Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The American Industrial Revolution was one of the most revolutionary times of history, which is where the textile industry grew, and the railroads grew. Along with all of that, the steel industry started booming. It was an amazing time to live if you had money, however if you didn't have money, life was much more harsh, working up top 15 hours a day starting from the age of 9 in some areas.
Moon Dog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,800. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A young woman's death brings two strangers together to stop a madman with a flight plan for salvation with a very deadly intent.